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Tyler State Park

789 Park Road 16, Tyler, TX 75706-3630
+1 903-597-5338
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Great, clean facilities. Friendly staff and nice visitors/gift center. Beautiful place!

Great place to walk your dog - lots of well marked trails with lots of shade. Nice camping areas... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Diedre C
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Lawrence
Beautiful Lake Front Camping

We stayed here for one night on our camping across the country adventure this summer...its a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RachaelSadley
,
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“swimming area” (31 reviews)
“paddle boats” (23 reviews)
“hiking trails” (19 reviews)
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789 Park Road 16, Tyler, TX 75706-3630
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to walk your dog - lots of well marked trails with lots of shade. Nice camping areas and clean bathrooms. You can rent paddle boats, go swimming and just enjoy the beach. Beautiful and well-kept!

Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night on our camping across the country adventure this summer...its a beautiful lake, lots to do as far as boat rentals, swimming and fishing. Hiking trails also. Reserved a lake front site with electric, it was gorgeous. The rest rooms...More

Thank RachaelSadley
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My parents brought me here as a kid and now I am bringing my kids here 35 years later. The park staff have been very friendly and helpful. When we came in the computer systems were down, so we had to come back later to...More

Thank FlipFlopsandCoconuts
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Great experience. Very helpful and courteous staff. Come out to the car to check you in. Nice layout. Clean.

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Nice lake with good hiking trails. Lots of camping options (Tent, RV and Cabins). There is a swimming beach and a place where you can rent kayaks and paddle boards for very reasonable rates (1 hour $15, 2-3 hours $25, up to $45 for a...More

Thank Texasgirl0915
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We visit several times a year. The kids love to swim, hike and kayak. We haven't been camping here yet but that is on our to do list.

Thank kassiep87
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The park is beautiful the Rangers are wonderful! But the day use visitors are awful!!!! We camped for 7 days in the Lake view camping area backed up to the lake beautiful site. Now the problem, we had a constant flow of day use visitor...More

1  Thank 2oldnomads
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great trails to hike on or beautiful lake to swim or go paddle boating. Hiking trails are easy for the kids or hard for those who really want a workout.

Thank Pittman J
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Our dog loved this park. This was our first visit and we had a great time hiking around the park with her. The water was refreshing on this hot July day. Would love to go back.

Thank Mikeyveck
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We stayed for one night in a tent with a view of the lake. We hiked around the lake (2 miles), had a great fire (Smores), used the showers (Hot & cold water) and visited the park store. The whole experience was inexpensive, the staff...More

Thank BogDogs
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H Davis T
6 July 2017|
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Response from Jemge | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe wifi is available.
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Walt W
18 January 2017|
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Response from Kona52 | Reviewed this property |
There was a section of one trails that was closed due to previous flooding but it may have reopened by now. If not the detour was clearly marked. You should inquire with the Park Rangers if all trails are open and accessible... More
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lanesvolcano
8 August 2016|
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Response from rhondatxs | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to not answer sooner! I found the shade and the breeze great and got us thru the heat of the day.
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